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Science Saturday 2021

Presented by the RockEDU Science Outreach ProgramScience Saturday 2021

Join us for a virtual Science Saturday
SATURDAY, MAY 8, 2021

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM  EDT
Using Microscopes to See What Our Eyes Can’t
1:00 – 2:00 PM  EDT
The Miniature World of Ants

Each webinar will feature Rockefeller scientists, lab demonstrations, and Q&A. Registration is required to participate. These webinars will be recorded and posted after the event.


HOST

Jeanne Garbarino, PhD
Director, RockEDU Science Outreach
Jeanne Garbarino, Ph.D.


Using Microscopes to See What Our Eyes Can’t

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM  EDT
 
Rockefeller is home to some of the world’s most cutting-edge microscopes. Join us for a look inside the microscopes and see what our scientists see.
 
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Alison North, PhD
Research Associate Professor
Senior Director
, Frits and Rita Markus Bio-Imaging Resource Center
Alison North, Ph.D.
Donovan Phua
Graduate Fellow
Laboratory of Structural Biophysics and Mechanobiology
 
Donovan Phua

Johanna Sotiris
Senior Research Support Specialist
Evelyn Gruss Lipper Cryo-Electron Microscopy Resource Center
Johanna Sotiris
Honkit Ng
Research Support Specialist
Evelyn Gruss Lipper Cryo-Electron Microscopy Resource Center
Honkit Ng, Rockefeller


The Miniature World of Ants

1:00 – 2:00 PM  EDT
 
Join Rockefeller’s very own ant specialist to discover the amazing world of ants. Lab demonstrations will reveal how these tiny creatures work together to create big things.
 
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Daniel Kronauer, PhD
Stanley S. and Sydney R. Shuman Associate Professor
Head, Laboratory of Social Evolution and Behavior
Daniel Kronauer, Ph.D.